This morning the Federal Circuit released a precedential opinion in a trade case appealed from the Court of International Trade. In it, the Federal Circuit affirms the Trade Court’s judgment sustaining the Department of Commerce’s final determination in its investigation. Here is the introduction to the opinion.

Pokarna Engineered Stone Ltd. v. United States (Precedential)

MS International (“MSI”) appeals from a decision of the United States Court of International Trade (“the Trade Court”) sustaining the United States Department of Commerce’s (“Commerce’s”) Final Determination in its Investigation of Quartz Surface Products (“QSPs”) from India. See Pokarna Engineered Stone Ltd. v. United States, 547 F. Supp. 3d 1300 (Ct. Int’l Trade 2021) (“Decision”); Certain Quartz Surface Products from India: Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Final Negative Determination of Critical Circumstances, 85 Fed. Reg. 25,391 (Dep’t of Commerce May 1, 2020) (“Final Determination”). For the reasons provided below, we affirm.